(1832-1908)Respected Negro citizen and homeowner. Champion pioneer fiddler, popular at Forts Belknap, Griffin and Richardson and over county. Once when he was an Indian captive, held in Kansas, Texans sent ponies to ransom him. He is buried in Oaklawn, Decatur.
|Placed By||State Historical Survey Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 22nd, 2017 at 7:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 631679 N 3678166|
|Decimal Degrees||33.23443333, -97.58670000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 14.066', W 97° 35.202'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 14' 3.96" N, 97° 35' 12.12" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||940, 817|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 101 N Trinity St, Decatur TX 76234, US|
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